The 2011 Dirty Dozen & Clean Fifteen Printable Cheat Sheet

The Dirty Dozen is a list published by the Environmental Working Group that prioritizes the fruits and veggies that you should buy organic because of their high levels of pesticide residue. Even they stress the importance of eating lots of fruits and veggies -- organic or not -- but if you can only afford to…

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Man-Made vs. God-Made Foods

The following post is from Selena Moffitt of 1 Mom’s Mission: source: MonkeySimon We pour cereal out of the box and give our kids animal shaped crackers. Do you ever wonder if they realize that this is truly a non-food?  Do we realize it? What do kids think about vegetables?  How do they compare it to…

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Giveaway: Making Herbs Simple DVD Set (5 Winners!)

This giveaway is now closed! The winners are Kristy ([email protected]), Southern Gal ([email protected]), Regina ([email protected]), Thayer ([email protected]), Sarah ([email protected])! I'm so excited about today's giveaway! If you're like me -- wanting to use more natural remedies but still feeling overwhelmed by all of the information out there -- this giveaway is definitely for you! Shoshanna…

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Using Herbs in Food, as Nutritional Supplements and for Healing

Okay, confession time (I seem to be making a lot of confessions lately...): until recently, I rarely -- okay, never -- thought about or used herbs for anything. Even when a recipe called for a fresh herb, I would simply substitute dried and hope it worked out. However, as we've been focusing more on cooking…

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